Measurements

by joetwo

“Ok!” Sandra called “Grab the tape”

Tony pulled the ruled tape through a gap behind the bed, following the skirting until he reached the wall.

“Right! How much?”

Sandra looked desperate “Six feet.”

“Are you sure?” Tony pleaded. “What if we shifted it around?”

“It’s worse the other way, we need these plugs.”

They looked at their daughter, smile unmarred by the oxygen feed across her face.

“Whenever I think this won’t work.” Tony said “I look at her face and know things will turn out alright.”

“Give me that tape.” He said “Lets have another look at the room.”

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Written for The Light and Shade Challenge of 04th of June 2014.

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